2002 Photo Contest, General News, 2nd prize

Dominic Ridley & Lorena Ros

Cosmos / Still Pictures

01 April, 2001

A group of sub-Saharan Africans come ashore. More than 50 people had crammed into a dangerously overloaded rubber boat to travel the frequently-used route between North Africa and Spain. Each year, hundreds of bodies of those attempting the crossing are washed up on the Spanish coast.

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Dominic Ridley & Lorena Ros

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